Talk to your kids about…
How to Train Your Dragon 2
Hiccup wants to resolve the conflict with the dragon hunters by talking instead of fighting. What do they ultimately do to stop Drago and his dragon hunters? Why does diplomacy not always work? Are both groups of Vikings playing by the same set of rules of combat?
One of the characters says he cannot change because he was born that way. Is that kind of argument an excuse for not wanting to improve or change? Does Hiccup have to be just like his father in order to be a good leader? How does Hiccup overcome his physical challenges?
How can parents and children learn to appreciate their differences? What strengths do each of them have in this story?