Day 5

Jane Eyre Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Jane Eyre Illustration Design

    Kind of Activity:

    Artistic Response


    Students will create illustrations for Jane Eyre.

    Common Core Standards:



    1. As a class, students should brainstorm what important elements from the novel could be brought out with illustrations. Refer to Brontë's complex, often lush visual descriptions.

    2. Project Gutenberg contains a copy of Jane Eyre transcribed from the 1897 Service & Paton edition by David Price.  It contains illustrations by F.H. Townsend.  In pairs, students should look at and discuss some of these illustrations. Do they feel that the illustrations...

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