Soil Ag Mag


Soil is sensational! This Ag Mag will teach your students why soil is so important. Readers will explore soil formation and components, soil erosion, soil conservation techniques used by farmers, and nutrients found in soil. Students will also read about various people whose careers revolve around soil and water conservation. Soil is more than just dirt!


Help your students practice their informational reading skills! The Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom Ag Mags are 4-page, colorful agricultural magazines for kids. These thematic readers contain ag facts, engaging images, activity ideas, and each topic spotlights related agricultural careers. Downloadable, interactive, whiteboard-ready versions of each Ag Mag can be found at: