Flowers in bloom, kids in shorts, baseballs flying – May is here! So many interesting events occur this month, and I have decided to share a nontraditional list in this week’s blog.
Did you know ????
- May 1 Mother Goose Day
- May 3 Dr. Benjamin Spock was born in 1903
- May 4 Susan’s birthday (from Sesame Street)
- May 5 Children’s Day in Japan and Cinco de Mayo
- May 7 Pulitzer Prize Established in 1917
- May 8 No Socks Day
- May 9 First Newspaper Cartoon inUSA(1754)
- May 10 Clean Up Your Room Day
- May 12 Kite Day
- May 14 National Dance Like a Chicken Day (link below to )
- May 15 Frank L. Baum (1865), Author of Wizard of Oz
- May 19 Circus Day
- May 20 Mary Pope Osborn born 1949
- May 22 Arnold Lobel born 1933
- May 24 Mary Had A little Lamb published 1830
- May 30 Ice Cream Freezer Patented in 1848
Some list??? Share with your kids and if they say or “Huh?? or Who??, encourage a little research.
Let us know your favorite surprised day – Mine is the Dance Like a Chicken Day