General Timeline for the Class of 2021

EE Timeline for Members of Class of 2021

EE Lottery Process and Assigning of EE Mentors and EE Subject
Completed by April 3, 2020

Students Make Initial Contact with EE Mentor by Email & Preliminary Brainstorming & Research
Deadline:  Week of April 20, 2020

1st Communication Between Student & Mentor for Student to Share Initial Thinking & Ideas
To Be Completed at Convenience of Mentor and Student by Friday, May 1, 2020.

Finalizing EE Topic and Research Question
Deadline:  June 1, 2020

1st Formal Meeting with Mentor and 1st Student Reflection Posted on EE Planning and Progress Form on ManageBac under EE Tab for Class of 2021
To Be Completed at Convenience of Mentor and Student by Monday, June 22, 2020
Please Note: The 1st Formal Session can be held whenever the Student and Mentor deem appropriate, in person if we return to Laurier in June or via Google Meet if we do not, but MUST be completed by June 22, 2020.

Research / Experimentation /Thinking/Writing by Student
June, July, August 2020

Communication with EE Mentor As Needed
September 2020

Full Draft Hard Copy Submitted to Ms. Kelso
This is the ONLY full draft the EE Mentor can read and must be a complete EE with all formatting and citation included. It MUST be complete enough to be evaluated fully against the EE rubric by the EE Mentor and to be uploaded to IB by Ms. Kelso.
Due Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2020
*  If Natural Sciences EEs require a different Full Draft Due Date because experimentation can’t begin until September 2020, extended due dates will be worked out for the 11 students engaged in Biology, Chemistry and Physics EEs after consultation between Ms. Kelso and the students and mentors involved.

2nd Formal Session with Mentor and 2nd Student EE Reflection EE Planning and Progress Form on ManageBac under EE Tab for Class of 2021
To Be Completed at Convenience of Mentor and Student by Friday, December 11, 2020

Final EE Submitted on ManageBac with One Hard Copy to Ms. Kelso
This provides one full month for students to incorporate feedback from EE Mentors and polish the EE.
Due Date:  Monday, January 11, 2021

3rd Formal Session with Mentor (Viva Voce) and 3rd Student EE Reflection Completed on EE Planning and Progress Form on ManageBac under EE Tab for Class of 2021.
To Be Completed NO LATER THAN Friday, February 19, 2021