Newton Drive, Framwellgate Moor, Durham, DH1 5BG
0191 386 5400

Reception Honeybees & Ladybirds

Welcome to Honeybees & Ladybirds

We are 4 and 5 years old and our teachers are Mrs Davison, Miss Mallen and Mrs Simpson who are helped by Mrs Galley, Miss Garthwaite and Miss Larcombe. We are the young explorers who enjoy creating, investigating, evaluating and acquiring new skills! Come and join the fun.

In Nursery and Reception ongoing assessment informs pupil progress, if you would like to find out more please visit

Class Newsletters

Below are our termly newsletters giving you details of what we are learning about in school:

  • We will be adding our next newsletter in Autumn term

Class Photos

Click on the link below to view our Reception Class Photo Gallery: Reception Class Photos 2023-2024

Class Videos

Class Timetable

  • We will update this shortly

Our Curriculum

Our curriculum focuses on the four key skills for life long learning, these are :

  • communication
  • comparing
  • questioning
  • and exploring

Examples of our diverse and creative curriculum can be found on the enrichment and enjoyment section of this website. Framwellgate Moor has a Curriculum Policy which can be viewed or downloaded by visiting the School Policies section of our website.

Our Top 5 Weblinks

  • Magic Key Adventures Join Floppy, Biff, Chip and Kipper on exciting adventures…
  • Numbertime Have fun with Bill and Bernie!
  • The Little Animals Activity Centre Spend time rhyming with Digby Mole, or practise your moves with Foxy Dancer!
  • Numberjacks Enjoy playing the Numberjacks games!
  • Growing Plants Use this interactive website to find out what plants need to help them to grow well.


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