Baking a cake (numeracy) – French

A Stage 4 French numeracy activity where students understand a recipe and calculate ingredients and baking time.

In this Stage 4 numeracy activity, students access a French recipe for chocolate cake, and then calculate ingredient quantities and baking time to make enough cakes to feed the class.


Outcomes referred to in this document are from Modern Languages K–10 Syllabus (2022) © NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales, 2024.


  • French K­–10 (2018)
  • Modern Languages K-10
  • Stage 4

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