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3D World Online Learning Project Welcome to the home of the 3D World Online Learning Project (3D World), produced by NYCDOE District 75 and Learning Times LLC. 3D World is a three-dimensional, social world designed for the learning and practice of life skills, from independent city travel, to banking and financial skills, to setting up a first apartment and hosting a party.

15 August 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Most Popular Job Sites 2015-2016

Here is the ranking for the most popular job sites for 2015-2016

Job Site Number of Students
Lynndas Grocery 91
PetStore 60
Library 49
Hospital 36
Citywide Cafe 31
GloboGym 18

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17 June 2016 ~ 0 Comments

3D Apartment Contest Winner

3D World held a contest for The Best Apartment Design. Students had to purchase and place furniture, groceries, and decorations in their apartments. During the May 5, 2016 “Open House – Meet the Neighbors’ lesson, we picked a winner for both individual apartment design as well as whole building design.

The results are in:

The Best Apartment Design (individual) winner is Central Plaza Apt #3. Congratulations 176X.

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The Best Apartment Design (group) winner is Overlook Apartments. Congratulations to 811K.

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For their prizes, contest winners will get to choose special names for parks or rename existing places in 3D World.

Thank you to all the avatars who decorated and designed their apartments with care and feng shui!

02 May 2016 ~ 0 Comments

“Best Dressed Team” Contest Reminder

This Friday will be the last day to send in a photo for the 2nd Annual “Best Dressed Team” contest. Every student in your class must have a customized avatar (no grey striped shirts and jeans/ no pink polka dot dresses). The teacher will take a class photo, which will be a screen shot of the avatars in some scenic location in 3D World. (Use the camera app in the bottom toolbar to take and email a snapshot)

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A special guest judge will be selected to pick the best photograph. The winning team will get special naming rights to a location in 3D World!

Last year’s winner was 811K, who named a field “Haring Street Park.”

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14 April 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Apartment Contest Coming Up

On May 5, 2016, the 2nd Annual Apartment Design Contest will be held. During this lesson invite your neigbors into your apartment for a tour. A special judge with experience in interior design will pick the winner for Best Apartment Design – Individual and Best Apartment Design – Group (for an entire building). Winners get naming rights to a piece of 3D World.

17 March 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Things Cost Money!

Things are expensive, espcially in New York City. The budgeting lessons in 3D World will help you in real life as well.

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30 October 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Have You Tried Roblox?

Roblox combines SecondLife, Playmobile and Minecraft. Avatars explore different worlds and have to complete different tasks.

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There is potential here…have you tried it in your school?

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10 September 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Hi for Now!

Welcome back to 3D World.

22 June 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Bye for Now

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The District 3D World program is closed for the summer for maintenance, but will be back in the fall.

Please email Cara or Charles with your suggestions for next year.

08 June 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Most Popular Job in 3D World

The results are in!

The rank of job site by number of students who worked at that site:

Job Site Number of Students
Lynndas Grocery 46
GloboGym 39
Hospital 36
PetStore 26
Citywide Cafe 22
Library 21
Diner 6

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The rank of job site by number of times students completed jobs, with no repeats (meaning, if a student completed a job ten times during one session, it only counts as one completion):

Job Site Number of Jobs Completed
(No Repeats)
Lynndas Grocery 156
GloboGym 141
Hospital 123
Pet Store 86
Library 59
Citywide Café 54
Diner 6

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The rank of job site by total number of jobs completed (including if a student repeated the job many times during the session)

Job Site Number of Jobs
Completed (Total)
GloboGym 278
Lynndas Grocery 207
Hospital 171
PetStore 162
Library 84
Citywide Cafe 69
Diner 6

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20 May 2015 ~ 0 Comments

New Names in 3D World

When you go to the year-end block party tomorrow, be sure to admire the new names of the parks where the party is being held. And now, the 86th street bridge/overpass has a name, too.

Congratulations again to our 2015 contest winners:

NelsonM Spot – The Best Apartment Design (individual)

811K – The Best Dressed Team

Keisha, Irene, Gina, Essie, and Rashida – The Best Apartment Design (group)

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