The Extended Essay is one of the core requirements of the IB Diploma Programme. Written on a topic chosen by the student, it culminates in a 4,000 word essay. This seems to be a daunting task for many students, but Dr. Cespedes breaks this seemingly difficult task into 6 simple steps. Dr. Cespedes has helped thousands of students with their writing, including doctoral candidates! Inside are tips for selecting a top-scoring topic, researching quickly and effectively, structuring your essay for maximum impact, and concluding impressively. Follow the step-by-step instructions in this guide and you will maximize your final score."