The Book Was Better Book Club: The Hobbit
The Marvelous Mrs. Olson
In this 12-week live online course, learners will read, watch, and discuss Tolkien's masterpiece, "The Hobbit." #academic
US Grade 5 - 8
In this 12-week class, students will discuss Tolkien's masterpiece "The Hobbit." Students will read the assigned chapters before class. Any form of reading is equally acceptable: reading on their own, being read to, listening to an audio book, etc. In class, we will begin with general discussion about the book: What happened, what did you like/dislike, what surprised you, what do you predict, etc. This will include comprehension questions and important quotes and vocabulary. We will then move...
Homework OfferedComplete the weekly assigned reading or watch the assigned movie.
1 - 2 hours per week outside of class
Assessments OfferedThere is no formal assessment in this class.
The learner needs to have access to the book and movies to view before class.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Common Sense Media rates the book and movies as appropriate for the following ages: Book: Ages 9+ Movie: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey: 11+ Movie: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug: 12+ Movie: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies: 12+ If you have any content concerns, please visit commonsensemedia.org to view a parental guide for each movie. If you would like your child to discuss the book only, and not the movies, I will happily discount the price of the classes where we discuss the movies. Please let me know how I can best accommodate your learner.
Meet the teacher
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$200for 12 classes
1x per week, 12 weeks
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(1)
Completed by 3 learners
Live video meetings
3-8 learners per class