Immanuel Lutheran Church & School • 115 South Sixth Street • Saint Charles, MO 63301 • (636) 946-2656

Name:
Mrs. Leslie Breite

Current Position:
Teacher, Preschool 2

Experience:
2012 to Present: Teacher, Preschool 2, Immanuel Lutheran School, St. Charles, MO
2011 to 2012: Instructional Aide, Preschool 2 and 3, Immanuel Lutheran School, St. Charles, MO
2002 to 2011: Stay at Home Mom

Degree(s):
BS Biology Pfeiffer University Misenheimer, NC
MAT Early Childhood Education Missouri Baptist University St. Louis, MO (Completion Fall 2015)

Interests:
My interests include spending time with family, scrapbooking, morel mushroom hunting, and watching Washington Capitals Hockey. Go Caps!

Philosophy of Teaching:
As a preschool teacher, I believe in creating engaging and hands-on developmentally appropriate fun-filled lessons to encourage growth spiritually, socially, physically, cognitively, and emotionally. God has uniquely created each little blessing with various strengths and abilities. Through interaction, exploration and support, each student will be nurtured and continue to grow and develop as they begin their journey in school and learn about the world God has created. Working with students and their families to provide a positive preschool experience to promote a desire for lifelong learning. I will enthusiastically provide an atmosphere of respect, patience, understanding and joy.

Classroom Goals:
My classroom goal is to create a safe, loving, happy, and Christian environment to encourage the curiosity of young minds to develop, learn and grow. My hope is to achieve this goal through the use of a wide-range of activities, and supporting a child's needs to ensure each student is meeting age appropriate tasks.