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.



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


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!

Shopping Simulation for iPad

Just in time for our next unit on working, there is a new app out that simulates a real grocery store shopping trip. Storest app simulates the shopping experience, complete with choosing items, paying out the cash register, and the best part? Print out the grocery store items, then use the the iPad’s built-in camera as a cash register’s bar-code scanner. Just like the real machines. Well worth the $2.99 price.