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Plan, Plan, Plan!
You are expected to spend approximately 40 hours on the whole extended essay process. You will have to be proactive in organizing and completing different tasks during those stages.
Using the Extended Essay Timeline you should prepare your own personal timeline for the research, writing, and reflection required for your EE.
Twelve-step Plan for Researching the Extended Essay - Step 6
6. Draw up an outline plan for the research and writing process. This should include a timeline.
Twelve-step Plan for Researching the Extended Essay
A list of the steps necessary in order to carry out the research required for writing the IB Extended Essay - choosing the subject and topic, doing the required reading of IB rules and guidelines, writing the initial research question, and more.