Writing Super-Stars!

Posted on Mar 13, 2013 in English, General

Congratulations to our classmates Sajid and Benedict who won 1st and 2nd places in the Little Star Magazine Short Story Competition this year!

From hundreds of entries, all over China, their stories were selected as the major prize winners.

1st Place – Sajid – for his story “Blaze Saves the World”.

2nd Place – Benedict – for his story “Aliens Adventure”.

Congratulations also to Chae Yeon in Grade 3 who received an Honorable Mention for her story “A Lucky Year”.

BISS writers dominated the 9 years of age category! We are very proud of our talented friends!

Read the winning stories below:




What is your favorite part of each story?
Which writing strategies do you recognise from our workshops?


Join the conversation and post a comment.

  1. Hanson

    Dear Sajid & Benedict
    I love your stories and I am very happy for you. You are so lucky and you look very knowledgable. I think you are good thinkers with many ideas.
    Kind regards,

  2. Benedict Lim

    Dear Ms O’Dwyer,
    It was really cool winning 2nd place by writing a short story! I have never won a competition all around China! I’m also proud of Sajid for taking first place.

    From Benedict

  3. NaYounKim

    Dear Author Chae Yeon,

    Congratulations on your story! Thanks for writing a fun and fantastic story! I can see your hard work and enthusiasm.

    My favorite part is when letters are connected in”2012″. Also your comment is good! It is great that you think”2012″ is the luckiest year!

    I’ll support you always! Good luck~

    Na Youn

  4. Chae Yeon

    Hi,Grade 4s~~

    I am Chae Yeon.I love all of your stories! It was fun to read and adventurous to imagine. I was very proud that we got 3 students in BISS who won the prize.I want to keep on working.I want to make BISS a very special school!
    Let’s try!
    From.Chae Yeon

  5. Jermaine

    Dear Chea Youn & Benedict,

    I like your story, “A Lucky Year”, Chae Yeon because it was very funny. Benedict I also like your story because it is an adventure story with funny parts.

    Chea Youn and Benecit when I read these stories on the blog I felt proud of you two. Congratulations on writing the stories.

  6. Ms. Davies

    CONGRATULATIONS Sajid, Benedict and Chae Yeon!

    AMAZING stories! Make sure you check Broadcast this week, you made the front cover! Congratulations again and woohoo! 🙂

    Ms. Davies

  7. Hyun Seo

    Dear Chae Yeon, Sajid and Benidict,

    CONGRATULATION for winning a prize! I love all of your stories because they are very creative and fun. I wonder where did you get the ideas from? Now, you are writing super stars!!!

    Kind Regards,
    Hyun Seo

  8. Kazuki

    Dear Sajid & Benedict
    I realy like your story and I was amazed that you guys won 1st and 2nd place. You are like Writing Super-Stars! Your stories are very exciting and fun and it is fantastic. I am very proud of you. Congulatelation two Writing Super-Stars!

    Kind Regards,

  9. Diana

    Dear Benedict, Chae Yeon and Sajid,
    Congratulations for winning the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place!
    I am so proud that we have great writers in our school.
    Keep up your great writing skills!

    P.S: I want to see your story, Chae Yeon!