These are the essential steps to writing a successful History Extended Essay:Chose a topic.Gather resources.Begin to research.Narrow the topic and formulate a research question.Conduct more focused research.Create an outline.Write the first draft.Edit the draft in line with the feedback you have received.
The only words that will be counted in an EE is the actual body itself. This pretty much includes everything except any words in tables, charts, image descriptions (as long as they’re in text boxes under the image), citations, your bibliography, appendix don’t count.
Word count includes everything in the main body of the text (including headings, tables, citations, quotes, lists, etc). The list of references, appendices and footnotes2 are NOT included in the word count unless it is clearly stated in the coursework instructions that the module is an exception to this rule.