Joyce Garner

7th Grade Math Teacher

(423) 623-3811 ext. 241

Courses Taught:

    7th grade Mathematics

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Joyce Garner


K-8: NGS

High School: Cocke County High School

Bachelor Degree: Belmont University:Mathematics

Master's Degree: MTSU: Curriculum Instruction

Certification: K-6; Middle School Math

I have been married to my husband, Chris for 18 years, and we have 2 children. Luke is in the 8th grade and enjoys playing soccer. Leia is in the 5th grade and loves gymnastics. We love our Friday night pizza and movie nights.

Supply List:

NGS will be providing most of the school supplies for 2021-2022.

However, listed below are some requirements for 7th grade and some wishes.

Each student needs to have the following items for 7th grade:

  • Earbuds/headphones  inexpensive (not large)

  • 1- box of band aids 

  • 2- boxes of Kleenex 

  • 4- containers of Clorox wipes 

     Each student will be responsible for providing

their own pencils and notebook paper in each class.

Lockers will not be used in 7th grade.

7thGrade Wish List

Notebook Paper           Expo Cleaner   

Ziploc Bags (quart or gallon)

#2 Pencils         Magic Erasers 

Expo Markers

Color Copy Paper        

Clorox Wipes                        

Colored Pencils

Glue Sticks

Events/ Announcements:

Oct 21: 1:00 Dismissal

Oct 22: Inservice--No school

Nov 4: Open House

Nov 23: 1:00 Dismissal

Nov 24-26: Thanksgiving Holiday

Dec 8: Progress Report

Dec 17: 10:00 Dismissal

Dec 20-31: Break

Jan 3: Return to school

What we are learning:

Be sure to study multiplication facts nightly!

Math 1st period:

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Math 2nd period: 

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Math 3rd period:

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Math 4th period:

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Weekly:  Students will have a weekly homework sheet to practice 7th grade math skills. The weekly sheet is due every Friday.

Nightly: Students may have homework in their blue math folder if they did not finish their daily assignment in class. Those assignments are due the next class day. 


Homework Hotline, Grades 1-8 (615) 298-6636