We need to move out early next year as we're knocking our house down. To save on rent we were hoping to house sit. Has anyone done this and what are the best websites? I don't mind moving every few months if that's what it takes as rent in our area is ridiculous and we can't move too far due to our DD's daycare arrangements.
Issues around children learning to read are rarely out of the news. Which is hardly surprising – becoming a successful reader is of paramount importance in improving a child's life chances. Nor is it surprising that reading creates a virtuous circle: the more you read the better you become. But what may come as a surprise is that reading to dogs is gaining popularity as a way of addressing concerns about children's reading.