May Lesson Plans, Units & Activities

We have organized all of our May bulletin boards, lesson plans, activities, thematic units, and resources.

Monthly Resources
  • May Events Calendar
    Our interactive monthly calendar that includes the various May holidays and special events. Find links to great resources.
  • May Bulletin Boards
    Displays for your classroom related to the various themes and events of May. Many of our bulletin board resources overlay, so you can also find additional ideas on our main bulletin board page.
  • May Writing Prompts
    A unique and historically significant writing prompt for every day of the month.
  • Mother's Day Projects
    Make sure mothers feel special.
  • Memorial Day Activities
    Celebrate the kick-off to summer.
  • Cinco de Mayo Activities
    Ideas to celebrate Mexico's victory over the French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.
  • Kentucky Derby Activities
    Takes Place the first Saturday in May.
  • Baseball Activities
    Find resources to bring "The Great American Pastime" to life in your classroom.
  • Spring
    General activities and resources: plants, weather, flowers, etc.
  • Reptiles & Amphibians
    A Teacher's Corner thematic unit that includes lessons, activities, web resources, and books.
  • Mammals
    A Teacher's Corner thematic unit that includes lessons, activities, web resources, and books.
  • May Printable Calendar
    A completely customizable printable calendar. Simply click on days and edit events, colors, backgrounds and fonts.