Helping With Logins

Helping With Logins

This page provides details of the logins for the computer systems that students will have access to at Unity College.

It is only possible to access the Unity College network within college, but all other systems are available both in and outside of college.

It is requested that the passwords for all of these systems as changed soon as possible – this will prevent others accessing students accounts.

Parents and students who are struggling to access these systems from home should first check the information below. If passwords or login details have been forgotten please email:

enquiries@unity.lancs.sch.uk

please mark the email F.A.O Mr. Slater

Students can also request a password reset from Mr. Slater in the Computing Office (Green Room, next to the Auditorium).

The number 15 that is shown at the end of the username is the year entry of your child. (current year 7 = 18/2018)

Unity College network

Username format     UCJsmith15

Should your password need resetting, please see Mr. Slater in the Computing Office.

 

ShowMyHomework – http://unity.showmyhomework.com

Teachers will post details of any homework which is set. This is done through the ShowMyHomework website. A letter containing logon details for both Students and his parents/guardians were handed out in Y7.

Should your account details need resetting then please email enquiries@unity.lancs.sch.uk (please mark the email F.A.O Mr. Slater) or see Mr. Slater in the Computing Office.

 

Email – https://www.office.com
All students are given a school email account (via Office365) for educational use only.

Username format      Jsmith15@unity.lancs.sch.uk

Should your account details need resetting then please email enquiries@unity.lancs.sch.uk (please mark the email F.A.O Mr. Slater) or see Mr. Slater in the Computing Office.

 

GCSEpodhttps://gcsepod.com

Essential video clips between 2 and 5 minutes long for every topic and every subject

Sign up for an account by clicking on “new here get started” and then, student. Enter your details and select Unity College as the school.

Should your account details need resetting then please speak to your subject teacher, your PD tutor or Mr Slater in the Computing Office.

 

SAM Learning – https://www.samlearning.com/

SAM Learning is used as both a classroom and homework resource by various departments. Very useful for revision before tests and examinations.

Username and password are constructed from students date of birth, and their two initials e.g 1st April 2005 becomes 010405 and JS from his name.

Postcode                    BB11TH

Username                  010405JS
Password                   010405JS

Should your account details need resetting then please email enquiries@unity.lancs.sch.uk (please mark the email F.A.O Mr. Slater) or see Mr. Slater in the Computing Office.

 

Seneca Learninghttps://app.senecalearning.com/login

Covers revision for all GCSEs. Free public website that both staff and students have enjoyed using for revision and learning. Sign up at the bottom of the Seneca webpage page using your email address.

Should you need a password reset please email Seneca learning direct.

 

VLE (moodle) – http://vle.unity-college.com
Unity’s Virtual Learning Environment is available to students both within college and outside of college.

Username format      JSmith15

Should your account details need resetting then please email enquiries@unity.lancs.sch.uk (please mark the email F.A.O Mr. Slater) or see Mr. Slater in the Computing Office.

 

Science

Kerboodle   http://www.kerboodle.com

Kerboodle is used by the Science department as both a classroom and homework resource.

This website contains online copies of all the science textbooks used in lessons.

Username format                  jsmith15
Default Password                 jsmith15

Institution code                     ry3

Your Science teacher can rest your password or alternatively you can send an email to enquiries@unity.lancs.sch.uk (please mark the email F.A.O Mr. Slater)

 

KS3 Maths

Mathswatch – https://vle.mathswatch.co.uk/vle

Used for maths homework and maths revision in years 7 and 8.

Username – will be in the username format; 123@unity-college

Password – will be in the form; pqrpqr

Please visit the Maths office should you need a username reminder or a password reset.

 

KS4 Maths

Methodmaths – https://vle.mathswatch.co.uk/vle

Used for maths homework and maths revision at GCSE

Centre i.d – UCB

Username- will be in the username format; 1234

Password- will be in the form; abc

Please visit the Maths office should you need a username reminder or a password reset.

 

Computing

http://www.teach-ict.com/

Username, same for all students; BB113EN

Password – please check your Office 365 account for a reminder.

 

MFL; French, German, Spanish.

https://linguscope.com

username; unity

password; cheap

 

 

Unity College provides a ‘Filtered’ Internet Access system which gives students access to the World Wide Web through the Lancashire County Council filtering system. Despite this system, you should be aware that there is material on the Internet which is unsuitable for viewing by children.  We have introduced procedures which should enable your child to use the Internet safely and securely whilst in college.

The following are not permitted:

  • sending or displaying offensive messages or pictures,
  • accessing undesirable material,
  • violating copyright laws,
  • using another student’s password,
  • trespassing in another student’s folder, work or files,
  • intentionally wasting limited resources.

Violations may result in a loss of access as well as other disciplinary action. As a user of this college’s computer network, students must comply with the above rules.