materials included within the Kit:


Welcome Letter

Friend of Soil Science/Trial Membership Information

I heart Soil Label Template (pdf) - Word Template
(Printing Tips)

"Soil! Get the Inside Scoop" and "Know Soil, Know Life" Book Information
("Soil! Get the Inside Scoop" was printed in limited quantities. Additional copies are available in our Society Store. Be sure to utilize the special discount code from the book information PDF above.)

IYS Activities Overview

Soils Sustain Life: A Soils Overview

Careers in Soil Science Poster

Soil Taxonomy Poster

I heart Soil Coloring Book
Print versions of the coloring book are also available for purchase (proceeds support IYS outreach efforts).

Limited quantities of the Rulers along with full size Career and Soil Taxonomy posters are also available. Email us with specific requests and we will do our best to assist!


All education materials within the kit are the property of SSSA and are available as downloads for individual/educational use. Materials should be credited to the Soil Science Society of America.  In addition, these materials may be linked from other sites but not downloaded and placed on other sites.