Category Archives: Classroom blog

  • Happy New Year!

    Posted on January 7, 2017 by Progressive Preschool in Announcements, Classroom blog.

    It’s wonderful to start a new year with my SPP community! I look forward to watching our kids blossom more every day…and to working and socializing with you in the coming year! Sharla

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  • Happy Thanksgiving

    Posted on November 24, 2016 by Progressive Preschool in Classroom blog, News.

    Right now the world may seem like a scary and dark place. So whether or not your family formally celebrates Thanksgiving, it’s a great to day to practice finding and shining a spotlight on what’s good in your life and on this planet as a whole, because that’s the best way to support good things […]

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  • THANKS FOR THE SUPPORT @ SPP’s YARD SALE

    Posted on November 13, 2016 by Progressive Preschool in Classroom blog, News.

    Thanks to everyone who braved the rain and wind to attend and help out at our yard sale last week! Yard sale lovers found deals and a number of people finally cleared that space out in their garage – though I’m sure that yogurt maker will be sorely missed. Most importantly, we raised money for our […]

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  • How to talk with your children about the election results

    Posted on November 11, 2016 by Progressive Preschool in Classroom blog, News, Uncategorized.

    Here are some helpful resources to use when discussing the recent election results with your family. Huffington Post article Philly.com teachingnow.com    

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  • The holidays are here…how can we give back?

    Posted on November 11, 2016 by Progressive Preschool in Announcements, Classroom blog, Events, News, Uncategorized.

    Here is a oldie but goodie for parents. https://www.parentmap.com/article/giving-back-30-organizations-that-offer-help-during-the-holidays  

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  • School Yard Sale – November 12, 2016

    Posted on November 6, 2016 by Progressive Preschool in Classroom blog, News, Uncategorized.

    Seattle’s Progressive Preschool’s (SPP) annual MULTI-FAMILY School Yard Sale is on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at the MLK FAME Building in beautiful Madison Valley. We will be bursting at the seams with quality items  in SPP’s second annual School Yard Sale. HUGE SELECTION! DATE:                  SATURDAY – NOVEMBER 12   TIME:                        9:30 AM – 12:30 PM […]

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  • I Once Was A Cucumber… What SPP Has Changed For Me

    Posted on March 4, 2016 by Amanda Friedman in Classroom blog.

    I once was a cucumber… And now I’m a pickle! In addition, I’m Amanda, the mother of Bowie and the Sprouts Class Representative. I’m a working mom and last year I had a database of my top 15 choices in preschools in the city. I searched far and wide in looking for what might be […]

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  • Meal Train for the Staubs!

    Posted on February 23, 2016 by Amanda Friedman in Classroom blog.

    Hey everyone! If you haven’t heard, Ashlee is home on medical leave. If you have the opportunity and would like to help, please sign up for her meal train to get them through this difficult time. Also, please let us know if any circumstances come up for you as we would love to come together […]

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  • The Best Cold Remedy From A Preschool Teacher

    Posted on February 10, 2016 by Amanda Friedman in Classroom blog.

    A quarter of our class was out sick today, but not Teacher Sarah! We’ve learned her secret and it’s really simple. Whenever she feels a cold coming on, she doses up on Wellness and is in perfect health within two days. It’s worth looking into.     Also… If you HAPPEN to be shopping on Amazon, […]

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  • Holiday Gifts With Our Planet In Mind

    Posted on December 20, 2015 by Amanda Friedman in Classroom blog.

    Tis the season! We spoke to Grace, our Green Mission Coordinator about some gift ideas for this holiday. A few things to consider as you are looking for a gift for your loved ones: Parents spend on average about $300/ yr per child and about $850 as a family. Most of that spending is on […]

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