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Alabama 4-H

eXtreme Birdhouse

Alabama 4-H Extreme Birdhouse. Images of brightly covered birdhouses. Alabama Cooperative Extension System

A totally cool bird moves into your neighborhood. It's a blue bird with a fabulous sense of style. Would you expect it to live in a plain old wooden box? No way!

Your challenge is to construct the absolutely coolest birdhouse possible. It doesn't have to be a real birdhouse. Don't worry about it being weatherproof, so it can be made of any material. And there is no right way or wrong way of doing it!

eXtreme Birdhouse lets you:

  • Show off your creativity.
  • Share your design abilities.
  • Use your skill as an architect, artist and craftsman.
  • Plan, organize and carry through on a challenging project.

What You Will Learn:

  • eXtreme Birdhouse will help you learn the basics of good design.
  • eXtreme Birdhouse will help you learn to recognize and practice good art and construction techniques.
  • eXtreme Birdhouse will help you learn to explore your own personal design preferences, making decisions and choices.
  • eXtreme Birdhouse will help you learn and practice skills that will be useful in an array of careers.

The Rules:

Alabama Cooperative Extension Alabama 4-H Staff The Alabama 4 H Club Foundation


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