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Learn How to Bring Stories to Life with the Author of How To Train Your Dragon

Educators & Parents: Join Skype in The Classroom on Wednesday, March 6th for this free classroom broadcast and live Q&A event!

Go behind the scenes with Skype in The Classroom to learn how stories come alive in this free 30-minute classroom broadcast with Cressida Cowell, the author & illustrator of the How to Train Your Dragon series.

Cressida will inspire students to tap into their boundless imagination and will show how using character development and details in stories make them more believable and fun. 

During the event, the author will take your kids behind-the-scenes, showing how new worlds are built, characters are developed, and that the magic is always in the details! Your kids will be inspired to tap into their boundless imaginations, unleash their creativity, and create new worlds of their own!

The broadcast will air twice on Wednesday, March 6th at 9:00 AM Eastern Time and  1:00 PM Eastern Time followed by live Q&A chat with Cressida each time.


Not in school at this time? No problem!

For schools outside of these time zones, register anyway and they will send you the on-demand version as soon as it's available along with instructions for submitting student questions to Cressida.

Prepare your students for the event by using the free resources.

Activity Plan for Teachers

Get started and save time while planning to join this broadcast with your classroom by downloading this activity plan-it is full of ideas.

Honorary Dragon Trainer Certificate for Students

A signed certificate by the author! Celebrate your participation in the event by printing and sharing this certificate with your students!

Creative Challenge for Students

Template for your students to draw, write, doodle their favorite How to Train Your Dragon character or create their own!


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