In a history extended essay, the research question must be stated in the form of a question the research question should not be understood as a statement of the topic but rather as a precisely formulated question that the research will attempt to answer. An extended essay in history provides students with an opportunity to undertake in-depth research in an area of history of genuine interest to them the outcome of the research should be a coherent and structured essay that effectively addresses a particular issue expressed as a research question , or, if this is unsuitable, a hypothesis. Extended essay scoring rubric 2 b: introduction (objectives 1 and 5) this criterion assesses the extent to which the introduction makes clear how the research question relates to existing. Update: the video on enduring issues essays was updated in may 2017 this video is part of a series, regents exam in global history and geography ii more information is available on the regents exam in global history and geography ii page.
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. Extended essay guide--first exams 2018 submitted 2 years ago by jedilibrarian ib teacher/ee supervisor [ m ] i found it difficult to get my hands on the official extended essay guide for 2018, so i'm saving you the trouble. The extended essay should be written in a clear, correct and formal academic style, appropriate to the subject from which the topic is drawn given that the extended essay is a formally written research paper, it should strive to maintain a professional, academic look.
Extended essay 50 excellent extended essays click on any link below to view an example of an outstanding extended essay. Ib mission statement the international baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect. More information is available on the regents exam in global history and geography ii page the video on enduring issues essays was updated in may 2017 note: the video file can be downloaded from vimeo.
Ib extended essay rubric ib extended rubric is like the outline of your term paper and it highlights all the important aspects of the paper it talks about all your thesis and arguments in short so that the idea is conveyed to the reader. Workshop goals understand the requirements and process that will prepare students to write the extended essay (ee) gain a better understanding of the scoring. Rubrics exemplars (sample ee papers) rubrics presentation breaking down the new rubric by mrs macfarland extended essay report: geography, history, itgs.
The extended essay is an in-depth study of a focused topic chosen from the list of approved diploma programme subjects—normally one of the student's six chosen subjects for the ib diploma it is intended to promote high-level. The site includes the following sections that both students and supervisors will need: rubrics for each extended essay subject, ibo evaluator comments in each subject area, sample extended essays, and instructions for supervisors to grade both the rough draft and final draft of the essay. Below are extended essay exemplars in some of the most common subjects submitted to ib they include the ib examiner's comments on each part of the rubric note that all of the extended essays that have been uploaded have been graded as a papers by ib.
As you already know, the new extended essay criteria include 6 marks for engagement these 6 marks are almost enough to bring you from a c to an a i want to give a sense of what the rubric is asking for and how to show these things in your writing. Note: all three of the styles above would still have a works cited or bibliography section at the end of the paper, where all the sources are listed alphabetically, in one list. Extended essay the extended essay is an independent, self-directed piece of research, finishing with a 4,000-word paper one component of the international baccalaureate® (ib) diploma programme (dp) core, the extended essay is mandatory for all students.