Colorado Academic Education Standards (CAS). What are Extraneous Details? Extraneous details are details that are irrelevant to the main idea of a paragraph. Extraneous details are details that are not necessary to include in a paragraph because they are not related to the theme of a paragraph.
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Colorado Academic Standards (CAS)
CO.6.3. Writing and Composition
6.3.2. Writing informational and persuasive genres for intended audiences and purposes require ideas, organization, and voice develop. Students can:
6.3.2.c. Write multi-paragraph compositions that have clear topic development, logical organization, effective use of detail, and variety in sentence structure.
6.3.2.g. Analyze and improve clarity of paragraphs and transitions.
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