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Could you please rephrase underlined sentence?

"Jessica Cho told me about this nest that she could see out her window that someone’s homework got worked into."

Context: The narrator asks him where he took the photo -a close-up of a bird’s nest. And he replies as above.
Source: The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo
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    American English
    When I saw the subject line, and before opening the thread, I thought of weaving – and that's what has happened here. A bird has picked up someone's homework paper and made it a part of its nest.
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