Extraneous Details Worksheets To Print:
Too Much... - Does the detail serve a purpose? Is the detail interesting to readers?
Does the detail fit in with the other details around it?
Bad Sentence - Cross out each sentence that does not
belong in the paragraph.
Relevant? - Read each passage. Is the underlined
sentence relevant to the passage?
- You will evaluate if a sentence fits within a paragraph or if it should be pulled out.
X Does It - Read the main idea. Put an X next to each sentence that
would be an extraneous detail in this paragraph.
Based on That - Cross out anything that just is not helpful here.
Full Passage - You will review a full reading passage here. A jump up from just paragraphs.
Review Sheet - We look at all the important things to remember here.
Quick Review - We go through all of the skills that we have learned here.
Gid Rid of It - Did you find any extraneous details in your paragraph? Explain
why or why not.