Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Book Report Hunter Morris



July 31, 1980

Harry James Potter was born to James and Lily Potter.

1st Birthday

July 31, 1981

Harry's first birthday.

Murder of Harry's Parents

October 31, 1981

Voldemort murders Harry's parents, and attempts to kill Harry. The spell rebounds and almost kills Voldemort and causes him to lose most of his powers.

Hagrid Arrives

November 1, 1981

Hagrid arrives at Dumbledore with baby Harry. Harry is left with the Dursley's.

Primary School Years

1985 - 1990

Harry attends primary school. He is made fun of because of his clothes and broken glasses. Harry has no friends due to Dudley and his gang. Harry discovers he has powers

Dudley's 5th Birthday

June 1985

Dudley's 5th birthday party. Aunt Marge mistreats Harry to keep him from beating Dudley at musical statues.

Dudley's Birthday

June 1988

Dudley's birthday party. Aunt Marge brings Dudley a digital robot and a box of dog treats for Harry.

Dudley's 10th Birthday

June 1990

Dudley's 10th birthday party. Aunt Marge and her bulldog, Ripper attend. The dog trees Harry for stepping on his tail and Aunt Marge doesn't call off Ripper until after midnight.

Harry's 10th Birthday

July 31, 1990

Harry's 10th birthday. He receives a coat hanger and a pair of Uncle Vernon's old socks.

Dudley's Birthday Trip to the Zoo

1991 - 1992

Harry, very unexpectedly, goes along on Dudley's birthday party trip to the zoo. Harry accidentally allows a boa constrictor to escape. He is locked in his cupboard for an extended amount of time for his punishment.

Letters from Hogwarts

July 24, 1992

Letters begin arriving inviting Harry to Hogwarts.

2nd Letter

July 25, 1992

The 2nd letter appears for Harry

3 More Letters

July 26, 1992

Uncle Vernon takes 3 more letters from Harry.

12 More Letters

July 27, 1992

Twelve more letters arrive causing Harry's Uncle Vernon to board up all openings in the house.

24 More Letters

July 28, 1992

Twenty-four letters arrive in Aunt Peutina's eggs. Harry still does not see the letters because she shreds them.

30-40 More Letters

July 29, 1992

Thirty or forty letters pour down the chimney and into the house. Uncle Vernon has had enough and moves the family to a hotel to avoid the letters.

100 Letters Arrive

July 30, 1992

One hundred letters arrive at the hotel. Uncle Vernon moves the family to a hut on the rocks and buys a gun.

Harry Travels to Diagon Alley

July 31, 1992

Hagrid and Harry go to Diagon Alley to buy supplies. Harry meets Draco Malfoy in Madam Malkin's shop.

Harry Is Rescued

July 31, 1992

Harry is rescued from the Dursley's by Hagrid.

Hagrid Appears

July 31, 1992

Hagrid appears with Harry's acceptance letter. Harry learns that he is not only a wizard, but a powerful one. Harry also finds out what really happened to his parents 10 years ago.

Hogwarts Express

September 1, 1992

Harry is aboard the Hogwarts Express and meets Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger and Neville Longbottom. Harry begins his first year as a Griyffindor at Hogwarts.

Flying Lessons

September 21, 1992

Flying lessons begin for Gryffindors and Slytherins. Harry discovers he is a natural at flying. He is made the Gryffindor Seeker.

Harry and Ron Fight A Troll

October 31, 1992

Harry and Ron fight a Troll on the Mountain and rescue Hermione. They all three become friends.

Harry's Best Christmas

December 25, 1992

Harry receives his fathers Invisibility Cloak as a Christmas gift. He declares it the best Christmas of his life.

Mirror of Erised

December 26, 1992

The Mirror of Erised is discovered by Harry and his is able to see his family for the first time.

Hagrid's Dragon

April 24, 1993

Hagrid's Norwegian Ridgeback Dragon is born. His name is Norbert.

Quirrell Argues with Snape

May 25, 1993

Harry overhears Quirrell arguing with Snape.

Harry First Detention

May 26, 1993

Harry's first detention with Hermione, Neville and Draco.

Defeat Quirrell and Voldemort

June 1993

Following Quirrell after the stone, Harry, Hermione and Ron defeat Quirrell and Voldemort's attempt to steal the stone.

Harry's Torch

June 4, 1993

Harry comes to the stone through the mirror of erised. Harry torches Lord Voldemort and Quirrell. He discovers his torch is like posion to them due to the love in his veins.

Gryffrindor Wins the House Cup

June 7, 1993

Gryffindor wins the house cup due to Neville's bravery. Neville stands up to Harry, Hermione and Ron when they are breaking curfew to go save the stone.