A few pre-reading activities are included to gauge a student's familiarity with the context of the novel. Once the student has began reading the novel, graphic organizers, vocabulary activities, review and comprehension questions, quizzes, a final test, puzzles, project and essay ideas are included. Exercises help students focus on literary and character analysis, as well as critical thinking and comprehension skills. Student questions reference the edition quoted in the front cover [Ballantine Books, copyright 1954, 1965, 1966 by J.R.R Tolkien; renewed 1985 by Christopher R. Tolkien]. 44 reproducible for classroom use pages, softcover. A line-listed answer key is included. Grades 9-12.