NumBots is an online game and playing little and often will significantly improve your child’s recall and understanding of number bonds and addition and subtraction facts. These are critical foundations in maths so we are excited by the impact NumBots will have.
Important: please don’t allow siblings, friends or family to answer for them but do support your child if they’re stuck.
In order to get the best out of NumBots children should regularly play for short bursts 5 minute bursts will be enough to improve your child’s understanding.
1. Story Mode – the emphasis is on learning the ideas and concepts behind addition and subtraction so it features more diagrams, shapes and question styles.
2. Challenge Mode – the emphasis is more on speed of recall of key facts, like number bonds to 10, doubling small numbers or adding & taking away in your head.