Meeting Mr Brocklehurst

In this lesson, we will look at the difference between passion and reason. We will read about when Jane meets Mr Brocklehust and consider how Brontë presents Jane as a passionate character.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What disease did Charlotte's sisters, Elisabeth and Marie, die from?

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Q2.What is the weather like when Jane arrives at Lowood School?

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Q3.What do the pupils eat for breakfast at Lowood school?

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Q4.What was the name of Charlotte Brontë's school?

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Q5.What did Jane compare John to?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What disease did Charlotte's sisters, Elisabeth and Marie, die from?

1/5

Q2.What is the weather like when Jane arrives at Lowood School?

2/5

Q3.What do the pupils eat for breakfast at Lowood school?

3/5

Q4.What was the name of Charlotte Brontë's school?

4/5

Q5.What did Jane compare John to?

5/5

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Quiz:

Meeting Mr Brocklehurst

Let's now test your memory from this lesson!

Q1.Where is Jane being sent?

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Q2.What is the name of the headmaster of this Lowood School?

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Q3.What does Mrs Reed tell Mr Brocklehurst about Jane?

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Q4.What group of people tried to spread Christianity to the colonies of the British empire?

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Q5.In what year was this book published?

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Quiz:

Meeting Mr Brocklehurst

Let's now test your memory from this lesson!

Q1.Where is Jane being sent?

1/5

Q2.What is the name of the headmaster of this Lowood School?

2/5

Q3.What does Mrs Reed tell Mr Brocklehurst about Jane?

3/5

Q4.What group of people tried to spread Christianity to the colonies of the British empire?

4/5

Q5.In what year was this book published?

5/5

Lesson summary: Meeting Mr Brocklehurst

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