Welcome to Mrs. Garrett's Classroom Website!
I am very excited to be your science teacher this year at Jackson Middle School! Please use my website as a resource, or feel free to contact me with any comments or questions you might have.
Mrs. Garrett's Biography
Previous to JMS, I taught in Hopkins, Eden Prairie, and in Singapore. Before I became a teacher, I worked in cancer and genetic research for 5 years at the University of MN. I have also worked in a corn cytogenetics lab, in catering, as a telemarketer, in a bagel store, and as an assistant in a hair salon. Fun fact about Mrs. Garrett #13 - I have had multiple careers!
I have a Master of Science in science education and a Bachelors of science in genetics, cell biology and developmental biology. Fun fact about Mrs. Garrett #205- I also have a minor in German!
I am married and have three fabulous and crazy boys. Fun fact about Mrs. Garrett #1- My boys are my life!
I love to travel and try food from different countries around the world. I love many different types of music, dancing, and singing. Fun fact about Mrs. Garrett #66 - Mrs. Garrett has been tap dancing since she was 3! I like to paint and do ceramics in my off time. Fun fact about Mrs. Garrett #105 - Mrs. Garrett owns a potter's wheel. For exercise, I play on a team in the Twin Cities ultimate frisbee league.