English- The Hobbit- writing speech for characters

The Hobbit, or There and Back Again is a children’s fantasy novel by English author J. R. R. Tolkien. The Hobbit is set within Tolkien’s fictional universe and follows the quest of home-loving Bilbo Baggins, the titular hobbit.

This lesson is based on The Hobbit. It looks at the rules for speech punctuation and how to alter speech according to different characters. Students will add in the correct speech punctuation to an extract as well as write the dialogue for a clip of the trolls.

A great lesson for studying speech and/ or the novel.

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Created: Aug 21, 2019

Updated: Oct 15, 2019


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