Maybe the following will help with May activities.

If this link doesn't work do a google search for "Oklahoma Ag in the
Classroom
". It may say "Ag" but it has recipes and other resources that
ccan be used. Sign up to receive the e-newsletter that brings monthly
updates:

http://www.clover. okstate.edu/ fourh/aitc/

ALSO May is:
National Artisan Gelato Month
National Asparagus Month
National Barbecue Month
National Chocolate Custard Month
National Egg Month
National Hamburger Month
National Home Brew Day (1st Saturday)
National Salad Month
National Salsa Month
National Strawberry Month
National Raisin Week: the first week
UK: National Restaurant Month
National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month
National Physical Fitness and Sports Month
From the USDA links to resources for some of these found here:
http://fnic. nal.usda. gov/nal_display/ index.php? info_center= 14&tax_level= 2&ta
x_subject=258& level3_id= 0&level4_ id=0&level5_ id=0&topic_ id=1227&& placement_ d
efault=0

Oh my gosh at the stuff found here:
Food timeline: http://www.foodrefe rence.com/ html/historiceve nts.html

And then links for EVERY day of the year (I think! ;>) can be found here:
http://www.tfdutch. com/foodh. htm
May Special Days – Long List of May Holidays[[http://familycrafts.about.com/library/spdays/blmaydayslong.htm|http://familycrafts .about.com/ library/spdays/ blmaydayslong. htm

May Holidays and Celebrations
Websites Compiled by Sue LeBeau
http://www.suelebea u.com/may. htm

May 2009, Bizarre and Unique Holidays
(Daily observances have links)
http://www.holidayi nsights.com/ moreholidays/ may.htm

2009 Bizarre, Crazy, Silly Unknown Holidays and Observances
for May
http://www.browniel ocks.com/ may.html

The Teacher's Corner – Calendars – May Events
http://www.theteach erscorner. net/calendars/ may.php

Big Events for May- Chicago Tribune
(includes international)
http://www.chicagot ribune.com/ travel/chi- trav-big- events-0412apr12 ,0,4311666. story

May Historic Culinary Events : Today in food History
http://www.foodrefe rence.com/ html/html/ mayevents. html]]