Michelle Leite, Kindergarten

September 2014

Welcome to Kindergarten!



Kindergarten Friends

Nathaniel * Tristan * Laila * Brandon * Julianne * Emily * Olivia * Austin *Troy * Matthew * Ethan * Deana



Kindergarten Special Classes:

Monday - Gym

Tuesday- Library and Art

Wednesday - Technology and Spanish

Thursday - Music

Friday - Music





This week we will be serving up:

Scrumptious Stories:

This week we will be reading “Hello Toes, Hello Feet” by Ann Paul.

In Phonics we will be reviewing the consonant /s/ and /m/.

This week’s sight words are: me, can, how


Mouth Watering Math:

We will be modeling, reading and writing the numbers six to ten.

Math Vocabulary: equal, set


Sizzling Science:

We will be learning to discriminate between living and non-living things.


Savory Social Studies:

We will continue learning about how to be good citizens.


Refreshing Religion:

We will learn about St. Francis and celebrate his feast day.  


Week of 9.29.14 Kindergarten Homework:


Simple Solutions Lesson 12 and practice sight words.


Simple Solutions Lesson 13 and practice sight words.


Simple Solutions Lesson 14 and practice sight words. Bring a stuffed pet into school.


Simple Solutions Lesson 15 and read “My Bus” to your family.


Have a good weekend.



Notes and Messages:


9.29.14 -- Kindergarten will be visiting the Book Fair on Tuesday during Library time (10:10 am to 10:50 am). Children will have the opportunity to purchase books. Please send book fair money in an envelope marked with their name. Books start at $4. Parents are welcome to join their children at the Book Fair to help them shop. 

9.21.14 -- Don't forget to wear your smiles on Thursday for Kindergarten Class pictures!

9.15.14 -- Today, your child is coming home with sight words. Please practice these words with your child each evening. Please keep these sight words in your child’s word wallet. Students will be using their word wallets in class each day, so please send them back to school with your child each day. Thank you for all of your cooperation. We are off to a wonderful Kindergarten year!

9.8.14 -- Kindergarten had a great first week! Please remember to send in a change of clothes for your child. 

9.2.14 -- Information for Kindergarten Mystery Readers can be found here.

9.2.14 -- The 2014-2015 Kindergarten Show and Tell Schedule can be found here and the 2014-2015 Daily Schedule can be found at this link.

August 2014 -- On Wednesday, September 3, 2014, Kindergarten begins our regular schedule. The school day begins at 8 a.m. and dismissal is at 2:20 pm. 

August 2014 -- Kindergarten Orientation will be held for Kindergarten students and their parents from 8 am to 9 am on September 2, 2014. 

Summer 2014 -- I hope everyone is enjoying their summer vacation. A list of assignments for incoming Kindergarten Students can be found here. A list of school supplies needed can be found here.


Mrs. Michele Leite has a dedication to Catholic Education and joins Mother Teresa Regional School as a long time teacher in the Diocese of Trenton. Mrs. Leite was also educated in the Diocese of Trenton and is a graduate of Georgian Court University. She is a K-8 Certified Elementary School Teacher in the State of New Jersey, and a Roman Catholic Catechist.  

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