Step 4 – An examination and evaluation of different interpretations needs to addressed.
Step 5 – An evaluation as to whether the Policy of Containment in relation to Cuba between April 1961 and October 1962 was achieved, allowing a conclusion to be reached.
Get your topic chosen, approved by your instructor and then get started straight away on the research phase of the writing process.
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Whether you need help with science, math, English, social science, or more, we've got you covered. The IB Extended Essay (or EE) is a 4,000 word structured mini-thesis that you write under the supervision of an advisor (an IB teacher at your school), which counts towards your IB Diploma (to learn about all of the IB diploma requirements, check out our other article).
There are higher expectations for this paper than just a regular history paper.
You are expected to put in at least 40 hours of work and it should show in the quality of your essay.
You can do a typical research paper or conduct an experiment/solve a problem.
Most schools allow you to pick your advisor (an IB teacher preferably at your school). The IB Extended Essay must include: However, you should choose a topic that falls into one of the IB Course Categories, (such as Theatre, Film, Spanish, French, Math, Biology, etc.) which shouldn’t be difficult because there are so many class subjects.