SHINE at St. Helen’s provides the children with a structured timetable of creative activities taught and planned by teachers from within the school. Pupils arrive 8:30 and complete a range of sessions focused on providing extra support in basic skills. In addition to English and Maths, pupils attend creative sessions such as Sport, Music, Music Technology, Dance, Art, DT, Gardening and Cooking.
Each term has a different theme. This term sees the theme, ‘Roots of Music’. This will include pupils using music lyrics to complete comprehension activities, attending samba band classes and experiencing an educational visit to the West End production Motown.