Jane Eyre Chapter 1 - 8

Hi, just thought id make a quick mindmap with notes from Jane Eyre chapters 1 to 8. Hope its helpful. Im not too sure what my exam board is but enjoy!! :)

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  • Jane Eyre
    • Inferior to John, Eliza and georgiana
      • John Reed
        • Has cruel intentions
        • Arrogant and biggoted
        • Doestn care about his Family
        • Mrs Reed dotes on him
        • Greedy
        • Unjust
      • Eliza
        • Eldest Daughter
        • Clever
        • Obedient to John
        • Used to Johns abuse
        • Saves and sells
      • Georgiana
        • Spoilt
        • Obedient to John
        • Values looks
        • Very Pretty
    • Sarcastic and clever
    • Loves Adventure and exotic places
    • Very Superstitious
    • 10 years old
    • Vivid imagination
    • Mrs Reed is her benefactress
      • Mrs Reed
        • No control over her children
        • Spoils her children but not jane
        • Rude to jane and excludes her
        • Not very motherly
        • Punishes jane unfairly
          • The Red Room
            • How it is made scary
              • Lighting
              • Sound
              • Loneliness
              • Its never slept in
              • Its cold
              • Mr reed died in there
              • Jane 'see's' Uncle Reed
                • Jane has a fit because she is so scared
                  • Mr Lloyed
                    • Apothacry
                    • Educated Man
                    • He doesn't serve the Reeds
                    • We have to wait to find out his name
                    • He makes Jane feel safe
                    • Shrude
                    • Clever
                    • Manipulates people for information
                    • Relates well to children
              • Jane gets locked in
              • Red has connotations of danger
              • Pathetic fallacy of weather
        • Sends jane to lowood
          • Plain
            • Quality of buildings
              • Large Buildings
              • Lots of windows
              • Cold
              • Frozen water in the mornings
              • Not faciliated basic needs
              • 2 to a bed for warmth
              • Dont have seperate classrooms
              • High walls (prison like)
          • Scary
          • Girls look poor
            • Quality of food
              • Burnt Porridge
              • Portion sizes too small
              • Not enough care with the cooking
              • Teachers say the food is shameful
              • Small portion of meat and potatoes
              • Supper is oatcake and water
          • Jane dreads the new school
          • Bessie tells her to be nice, not shy
          • Lowood is a Christian School
            • Quality of Teaching
              • Miss Miller, Miss Temple, Miss Scatcherd, Miss smith, Madame Peirrot
              • Miss Scatcherd Flogs Helen Burns on her neck
                • Helen Burns
                  • Clever
                  • Likes to read
                  • Janes friend
                  • Treated unfairly by Miss Scatcherd
                  • She blames herself for her punishments
                  • Teaches Jane another way of life
                  • Likes being at Lowood
                  • Her Mother died. She was from Northumberland
              • Unjust punishments
          • Mr Brocklehurst owns the School
            • Mr Brocklehurst
              • Important person
              • Grey eyes
              • Tall to Jane 'Black Pillar'
              • Rude and unimpressed with Jane
              • Talks about Jane and not too her
              • Emotionless
              • Hypocrite
              • Interrogater
              • Tries to impress Mrs Reed with his connections
              • He symbolizes the worst part of the religion
              • The students dont like him
    • Has a nurse called Bessie
      • Bessie
        • Thinks Mrs Reeds is too hard on Jane
        • Tells ghost stories
        • Controls the children
        • Not a lot of power in the house
        • Likes Jane the most and cares for her
        • Outspoken like Jane
        • Educated to a certain point
    • Orphan
      • Jane's Parents
        • Her dad was a poor Clergy Man
        • Her mother was cut off from her family
        • Mr Reed was Janes Mothers Brother
  • Mr Brocklehurst
    • Important person
    • Grey eyes
    • Tall to Jane 'Black Pillar'
    • Rude and unimpressed with Jane
    • Talks about Jane and not too her
    • Emotionless
    • Hypocrite
    • Interrogater
    • Tries to impress Mrs Reed with his connections
    • He symbolizes the worst part of the religion
    • The students dont like him

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