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Using your Xbox or Playstation to access remote learning

For alternative access to Showbie, you can use the xbox or playstation as a web browser and your controller as a keyboard / mouse function.

How to access online learning on an Xbox

  1. The controller can be used as a keyboard/mouse.
    2. Go in to my games and apps
    3. Find Microsoft Edge and select
    4. Type in my.showbie.com and log in as you would in school.
    5. You can then access your assignments through this browser.
    6. To move around you use the Xbox controller.

7. You can then complete your work as if you would on a laptop/tablet – using the tools along the top. The comment tool may be best for this. Alternatively, you could complete your work in your home learning book, photograph it and upload it to Showbie that way.

How to access online learning on a Playstation

  1. Identify the Playstation internet browser icon

(it is www with dots around it)
2. Press the Playstation logo on the controller
3. Go to the library and find options for games and applications
4. Go into applications and you will find the internet browser
5. Type in my.showbie.com and log in as you would in school
6. You can then access your assignments through this browser.

7. To move around you use the Playstation controller.

8. You can then complete your work as if you would on a laptop/tablet – using the tools along the top. The comment tool may be best for this. Alternatively, you could complete your work in your home learning book, photograph it and upload it to Showbie that way.