This morning, you have been exploring classic stories. You have written a definition and looked at some examples. You have been asked to look at a summary of “The Hobbit” and answer the following questions:
1) Why is this a classic story?
2) What features of a classic story can you see? (Use quotes/evidence from the text)
3) What is the purpose of the story? Why do you think this?
(Example: To entertain, to inform, to persuade, to educate, to provoke, to inspire, to instruct, to retell?)
4) Who are the intended audience? Why do you think this?
(Example: Children, teenagers, young adults? Male/female? Someone who likes…adventure/mystery/happy endings?)
Write your response below and include the names of your group.