"The Winter Safety Game is a 3D immersive role-play teaching the basics of winter safety preparedness.This proof- of concept demonstrates how a typical consumer information lesson in printed form can become a rich and engaging learning experience when recreated in a virtual world simulation.
The Winter Safety Game is accessed with a free Second Life account via this link. If you do not have a Second Life account yet, you will be prompted to create one. Orientation is available at the start of the Winter Safety Game. More information about Second Life is available on the eXtension website by searching with keywords "second life."
The challenge of the Winter Safety Game is to prepare for a winter blizzard and then to travel safely through it to your grandmother's 75th birthday party."