Story Stars | Western Cape Education Department
Story Stars

Introducing Story Stars! Story Stars is an animated short film created by using stories that were written and narrated by grade 4 learners of the Western Cape. Story Stars, details the first adventures of Felix and Felicity.

We want you to watch the animation and finish the story by writing yourself into the ending of the adventure!


(Subject line: Story Stars Essay Competition 2020)

Snail mail:
Western Cape Education Department
Client Services – Walk-In Centre
Private Bag X9114
Cape Town
Hand deliver address:
Western Cape Education Department
Client Service Walk-In Centre
Grand Central Towers
Lower Parliament Street
Cape Town

Prizes to the value of R50 000 will be awarded in the following categories:

The three best stories will be chosen and 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes will be awarded. The 1st placed learner’s story will be animated and it will become part of the Story Stars short film you watched at the beginning of this process. You will be inserted into the story (animation) and do the voice over.

School and Teacher/Mentor
The Grade 4 teacher/mentor and the school of the overall winner will also receive a prize.