Note that soy is fed mainly to beef cattle, so beef is the cause of that as well. Just four commodities—beef, soy, palm oil, and wood products—drive the majority of global deforestation. And consumers can help stop it. Go vegan
A great video to visually explain deforestation and what has happened to the world because of it. The images included in the video are kid friendly as well. The length is appropriate for an elementary level learner.