Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Book 1, Chapter 1 | Book 1, Chapter 2 | Book 1, Chapter 3 Abstract
* The story begins with Bilbo Baggins and his upcoming one hundred eleventh-birthday party. Bilbo has not aged at all in 61 years, and many people notice and wonder about this.
* Gandalf the wizard arrives, much to the excitement of the hobbits in The Shire. This is because he is carrying...
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