5th & 6th Graders and their families are invited to attend,
as well as parents of current Thoreau students.
Come see what Micro is all about!
Thoreau Demonstration Academy
Come see what our nationally awarded
Micro Society has to offer!
Goods and services
in our Emerald City
will be available for purchase.
Bring your “real” money and
exchange it for Thoreau Emeralds.
Exchange rate is $1 for 2 Emeralds
Micro Mania Night
Welcome to the Emerald City
In micro, students write their own resumes, apply and interview for
jobs and are hired by businesses and organizations. Employees get paychecks, pay taxes, have a day off, get to shop in Oz, etc. Students can apply for Law School, to be Peace Officers, work for the IRS, The Bank or the Endowment Fund along with many other types of businesses.
What you can do in Emerald City:
See E.C. Law at work– with lawyers, judges, cases and trials.
Own and run your own business.
Get a manicure or massage at the Day Spa.
Purchase pillows and dog scarves from Stuff It.
Play video games and watch movies at Entertainment Central.
Visit the Internet Café, Karaoke Café and The Bakery.
Enjoy a cappuccino or iced coffee at the relaxing Timber Lodge.
Take in a movie at Disney Movies, with popcorn and cherry limeades.
Buy flowers at Rosemary’s.
Play some fun indoor sports at Sports Center.
Purchase products from the Cord Couture and Wood Works.