Division: H (9-12)
School: Lakewood High Team Size: 2

Bird House – GC Team

Cayla L (10th) and Gavriel B (10th) – Lakewood High School

Design Documentation

Help Received:

Gavriel’s dad, Home Depot, Mr. Ganchou (sandpaper)

Parts used in construction:

Wood blocks: 6 1/2 by 6 inches, 11 1/2 by 6 inches, x2 9 1/2 by 5 inches, 4 by 4 inches, 9 by 4 inches

Other Materials: Metal door stopper, Wire, 10 Screws, sand paper, paint (colors: blue and brown)

Tools used: Screw driver, sandpaper

Other Info:

  • Challenges we faced while building/testing our birdhouse is that we did not get a bird in our house over the course of four days that it was outside

Critter Test

The habitat performed well under wind and rain circumstances up in a tree. It was stable on the branch and was able to withstand water well.

Team Design Video

Marketing Material/Advertisement

Our Birdhouse Flyer

Our Birdhouse Close-Up

5 thoughts on “Bird House – GC Team

  • February 16, 2022 at 6:18 pm
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    Very nice habitat. I wouldn’t be discouraged that the birds haven’t appeared yet. Sometimes it takes a little while for them to acclimate to a new place. It’s good that you have a place for them to hide inside as small birds are prey for hawks and other birds of prey that are on the lookout for a quick snack.

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  • February 16, 2022 at 2:59 pm
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    Good choice of colors. The design of the door is very neat and creative!

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  • February 15, 2022 at 5:55 pm
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    Nice work using the wood from trees as your renewable energy as stated in your video. This is a really nicely designed bird house.

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  • February 14, 2022 at 4:50 pm
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    You did an amazing job! Good luck!

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  • February 14, 2022 at 1:37 pm
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    I like the way you textured the wood, and made sure it is non-toxic, I bet it tastes nice for the bird.

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