Michelle Leite, Kindergarten

December 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 various Christmas Classics.

In Phonics we will be reviewing the consonants.

This week’s sight words are: have


Mouth Watering Math:

We will continue to construct and use graphs.

Math Vocabulary: tally and column


Sizzling Science:

We will be learning about energy.


Savory Social Studies:

We will learn about the leader of our country.


Refreshing Religion:

We will learn the story of the birth of Jesus.  


Week of 12.15.14 Kindergarten Homework:


Simple Solutions Lesson 51 and practice sight words.



Simple Solutions Lesson 52 and practice sight words.



Simple Solutions Lesson 53, practice sight words and read “I Have, You Have” to your family.




Christmas Concert tonight. Return to school at 6:45 pm all dressed-up for Christmas.



Have a Merry Christmas!   




Notes and Messages: 


12.15.14 -- Christmas Concert FAQ: After the Kindergarten students perform in the concert, I will walk them back to the cafeteria, where parents will pick them up immediately following their performance. You may take your child home or bring them into the audience with you at that time. 

10.20.14 – Please remember, all money sent into school must be in an envelope or bag marked with your child’s name.

10.13.14 -- Although Kindergarten students do not receive a written progress report, Kindergarten parents are reminded to contact the MTRS School Secretary at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to schedule a Parent-Teacher conference appointment on October 23rd and 24th. 

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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