We are shutting down the nursery and the entire house.
The Hadley's live in a futuristic automated house that does everything for them - cooks, cleans, bathes and allows them to "virtually" escape to any world they can imagine. They are pampered, spoiled and devoid of any responsibility. They rely solely on technology for their subsistence.
The Nursery - Obsessed with the Veldt - Describe the TECHNOLOGY
The parents threaten to shut down the house - describe the kids relationship to the house - dependency on TECHNOLOGY
Takeaway About Tech
Kids throw temper tantrum and plot to kill parents - dad's wallet / mom's scarf.
The parents are killed
We should be wary about technology killing us all, especially if it gets into the wrong hands or simply our of our control.