Harry Potter Mind Map

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Characters
- Harry Potter
- "The boy who lived" - Parents killed by an evil wizard. Harry
has to live with his aunt and uncle who dislike him. Skinny,
with black messed up hair, green eyes, and lightning bolt
scar.
- Ron Weasley
- Harry's best friend. Red hair. Has a bunch
of siblings, and comes from a poor
family.
- Hermione Granger
- Harry's other best friend. Comes from a
"Muggle" family, and is very clever. Has bushy
brown hair.
- Dumbledore
- Headmaster at Hogwarts. Very old and wise.
Only person Voldemort fears. Big white beard,
and piercing blue eyes.
- Professor McGonagall
- Stern Transfiguration teacher and
head of Gryffindor house at
Hogwarts.
- Professor Snape
- Potions professor. Head of
Slytherin House. Is hateful towards
Harry.
- Hagrid
- Keeper of the keys at Hogwarts. Is a
Giant and someone Harry feels close to.
- Voldemort
- Evil wizard that killed Harry's parents and tried
to kill Harry. Was believed to be dead, but is
just very weak.
- Professor Quirrel
- Defense against the dark arts professor. Has a
stutter and seems really shy. He is actually helping
Voldemort by trying to steal the Sorcerer's
Stone.
Plot
- Conflict
- Despite his aunt and uncle's efforts Harry learns that
he is a wizard, and has been accepted to Hogwarts.
Once there he is faced with challenges related to
Voldemort.
- Rising Action
- 1. Harry leaves for Hogwarts,
meets Ron and Hermione.
- 2. He is sorted into Gryffindor House.
- 3. He is put on the quidditch team
- 4.Becomes enemies with
Malfoy, Crabbe and Goyle
- 5.Harry, Ron and Hermione discover
that something is being guarded at
Hogwarts.
- 6. Harry and Ron save
Hermione and they become
friends.
- 7. They think Snape is trying to kill Harry.
- 8. Harry learns that Voldemort wants
the Sorcerer's Stone to become
immortal.
- 9. Harry, Ron and Hermione try to
stop Voldemort from getting the
stone.
- Climax
- Harry learns that Quirrel is helping
Voldemort and stops him from giving him
the stone.
- Falling Action
- 1. Dumbledore explains more about Voldemort
to Harry, and tells him how he was able to
stop Quirrel/ Voldemort.
- 2. Gryffindor wins the House Cup.
- Resolution
- Harry returns to his relative's
house for the summer.
Chapter Names
- 1. The Boy Who Lived
- 2. The Vanishing Glass
- 3. The Letters From No One
- 4. The Keeper of the Keys
- 5. Diagon Alley
- 6. The Journey from Platform
Nine and Three Quarters
- 7. The Sorting Hat
- 8. The Potions Master
- 9. The Midnight Duel
- 10. Halloween
- 11. Quidditch
- 12. The Mirror of Erised
- 13. Nicolas Flamel
- 14. Norbert the Norwegian
Ridgeback
- 15. The Forbidden Forest
- 16. Through the Trapdoor
- 17. The Man with Two Faces
General Information
- Genre
- Fantasy
- Pubished
- June 26, 1997
Bloomsbury Publications,
London.
- Setting
- 1. The Dursley's - 4 Privet
Drive, Little Whinging
- 2. Hogwarts School of
Witchcraft and Wizardry
Author Details
- J.K. Rowling
- Date of birth
- July 31, 1965
- About
- Joanna Rowling is a British author, best known for writing the
"Harry Potter" books. She went to Exeter University and
studied French and Classics. She started writing at a young age.
She taught English in Portugal. During her time in Portugal she was married and
had a daughter.
Vocabulary
- Chapter 1
- Crane: Stretch one's neck to see better
- Chapter 2
- Tantrum: an outburst of bad behavior
- Chapter 3
- Quivering: to move with a
slight trembling motion
- Chapter 4
- Flicker: to burn unsteadily
- Chapter 5
- Cauldron: a very large pot
- Chapter 6
- Swoop: move with a sweep
- Chapter 7
- Drone: a dull noise
- Chapter 8
- Ensnaring: catching
- Chapter 9
- Beckoned: motioned
- Chapter 10
- Spite: a desire to harm
- Chapter 11
- Conjured: made
- Chapter 12
- Entranced: enchanted
- Chapter 13
- Alchemy: form of chemistry
- Chapter 14
- Quill: feather
- Chapter 15
- Foretold: predicted
- Chapter 16
- Briskly: quickly
- Chapter 17
- Detest: hate
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