IDS Tiny House Update 4

IDS Tiny House Update 4

This week in IDS we have been putting walls on the floor and clamping them down. We were split in multiple groups working on separate walls so we could get more done with little time. The walls are made out of two by fours nailed together. Once they are nailed...
IDS Tiny House Update 3

IDS Tiny House Update 3

These past few days we have been working on finishing the floor of the tiny house. The spaces between the floor joists have OSB planks to fit in between them and are nailed in place. We are now working on doing the insulation and we have chosen to use two different...
IDS Tiny House Update 2

IDS Tiny House Update 2

This is a big week for building the tiny home because the students are beginning to build the base of the tiny home. We have a group of students cutting plywood on the table saw to put into the floor joists. The floor joists are the main base to the tiny home...
IDS Tiny House Update One

IDS Tiny House Update One

This week, the IDS class has been cutting wood to assemble the floor plan of the tiny house. We were separated into groups of three or four members each. Every group was working on different things in the process. One group was cutting two by eight inch boards,...
IDS begins work on second tiny home

IDS begins work on second tiny home

The 2019 Integrated Design Studio (IDS) class at Newberg High School began construction this week on their tiny home.  They will also be wrapping up construction on our first tiny home—started last spring and completed to about 90%.  We are building these homes to...
Technology Association of Oregon Recognizes Newberg

Technology Association of Oregon Recognizes Newberg

Check out this great video premiered at Technology of Oregon’s (TAO) annual conference showcasing the great work that its education spinoff and foundation, Innovate Oregon, has accomplished. Beginning with a few passionate transformers who know how to disrupt...