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May Preschool Themes

Get ready for BBQ Month, National Space Day, and much more with these fun-filled May Preschool Themes.

You can use these themed activities throughout the month to celebrate these holidays and special days.

With these educational resources, your students will work on prereading and beginning reading skills like letter recognition and formation.

Preschool Worksheets

You can use these resources to save time and plan your lessons for one of the busiest months of the school year.

You can also extend your students’ learning by adding themed books and other science, math, art, etc. activities.

Monthly Observations:

Did you know that there are themes that are celebrated all month long? May is BBQ Month!

Holidays in May:

In May, your students can celebrate Mother’s Day and Memorial Day!

May 12th: Mother’s Day

Preschool crafts

May 27th: Memorial Day

Special Days in May:

From National Bird Day to National Alphabet Magnet Day, there are a lot of special days to celebrate this month.

May 3rd: National Space Day (National Astronaut Day is May 5th too!)

Beginning Reading Activities

May 4th: National Bird Day

Preschool unit plans

May 4th: National Weather Observers Day

May 5th: Cinco De Mayo

May 5th: National Lemonade Day

May 7th: Teacher Appreciation Day

May 9th: National Alphabet Magnet Day

May 11th: National Train Day

Preschool lesson plans

May 13th: National Frog Jumping Day

May 15th: National Chocolate Chip Day

May 20th: National Pick Strawberries Day

May 24th: National Scavenger Hunt Day

May 28th: National Hamburger Day

May 31st: National Smile Day

Popular Themes in May:

Other than the holidays and special days in May, there are also other themes that are popular this month like insects and flowers.


Butterfly Letter Search Activity


Spring Letter Search Activity

With these May Preschool Themes, your kids will definitely have fun learning all month long!

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