Jane Eyre Chapter 9 - 12

Hi, just thought id make a quick mindmap with notes from Jane Eyre chapters 9 to 12. Hope its helpful. Im not too sure what my exam board i'm pretty sure its AQA is but enjoy!! :)

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  • Jane Eyre
    • Inside Lowood
      • Disease and illness
      • Bodies were buried quickly
      • The healthy students received more food
      • Helen had TB
      • Jane starts to realize about Heave and Hell
      • Helen accepts she is dying
      • Its boring and dull
      • There was a fever room
      • There was a sent of illness (burnt vinegar + canthol)
    • Outside Lowood
      • Nature (flowers, tree's, becks, etc.)
      • Spring - things coming to life
      • Hope
      • Opportunity
      • Fresh air
      • Freedom
      • Health
    • Jane stays at Lowood for 8 years (6 as a student and 2 as a teacher)
    • Jane leaves Lowood because Miss Temple gets married and leaves
      • Jane writes an advertisement and becomes a governess at Thornfield hall
    • Bessie arrives before Jane leaves and tells her what is going on at Gateshead
      • Georgiana
        • Georgiana tries to run away - but Eliza is jealous and stops this from happeneing
      • Jane's uncle is a wealthy tradesman who goes to Madeira
        • Bessie tells Jane that her uncle comes looking for her
      • John
        • Everyone wants him to be a barrister but he failed his exams and is wasting the Reed's money
      • Mrs Reed
        • Is suffering from Mental Health Issues
    • Bessie tells Jane that her uncle comes looking for her
    • Bessie is in awe of Jane
    • Mrs Fairfax
      • Old lady with no family and she is lonely, widow
      • Cannot talk to servants much
      • 'Manager' of the house
      • Wants Rochester to live at the house full time
      • Very kind
      • Believes in authority
      • She is a distant relative of Mr Rochester
      • Sociable/friendly/outgoing
      • Likes Jane
      • Knows a lot about what is going on
      • Her husband was a clergyman
      • Likes to talk and knit
    • Adele Varens
      • She is Jane's pupil
      • She is about 7 or 8
      • She is French
      • Slowly learning English
      • Orphan
      • Pretty little girl
      • Sings inappropriate songs for her age
      • Encouraged by her 'mama' to sing and dance for strangers
      • Has a nanny called Sophie who doesnt speak any English
      • Likes Mr Rochester
      • Materialistic, just like her mother
      • Chatty, friendly, uses simple language
      • Not used to a schedule
      • Used to live with her mother
      • Was her mother fit to be?
      • Spoilt
      • Becomes obedient and teachable
      • Average child
    • Mr Rochester
      • Owns Thornfield
      • Brought Adele over from France
      • Speaks French
      • Doesnt always live at Thornfield
      • Travels abroad
      • Very Rich
      • Has a connection to Adele
      • The whole of Thornfield hall is influenced by his travels
      • Unpredictable
      • Enigma
      • He is a Gentleman in Mrs Fairfax's eyes
    • Grace Poole
      • She is noisy
      • She sews a lot
      • She has a strange laugh
      • She is a servant
      • She is between 30 and 40
      • She has red hair
      • There is something not quite right about her
      • Drinks a pint of beer a day
      • Wont to talk to others
    • Jane
      • Truthful
      • Bored - wants to travel
      • She feels bad that she is bored
      • Longs for excitement
      • 'women feel just how men feel'
      • Jane's Imagination wonders to Grace Poole
      • Academic snob
      • Looks after Adele
      • Values nature
      • Goes to deliver a letter and hears a noise
      • This noise scares her because of Bessie's stories
      • Jane helps the man that falls of his horse
      • Shy around good looking men
      • His abrupt manner puts Jane at ease
      • She is not behaving like a typical Victorian women would
      • Jane believes that this meeting with the man is of no importance
      • Needs to be loved and of use to people
      • She thinks about this man
      • She doesn't want to go back to Thornfield
    • The Man
      • Swears
      • Sprained his foot falling off his horse
      • Broad, middle height, thick brow
      • Constantly refers to the Devil (Deuce)
      • Well traveled - reference to other religions
      • There is physical contact between Jane and this man
      • This man is Mr Rochester
      • He is secretive about his identity - why?
      • He is a little rude to Jane - orders her about
      • He is a man of authority
      • This man doesnt scare Jane
      • Proud and doesn't want any help
  • Grace Poole
    • She is noisy
    • She sews a lot
    • She has a strange laugh
    • She is a servant
    • She is between 30 and 40
    • She has red hair
    • There is something not quite right about her
    • Drinks a pint of beer a day
    • Wont to talk to others

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