I’ve used board games when teaching English Language Learners, and students have particularly enjoyed it when they’ve made their own.
When I was cruising the Web recently, just by chance I found that there were sites that had lots of free downloadable templates for ESL games. Many of you probably knew that already, but it was a surprise to me. They could certainly come in handy at times, especially as models for students designing their own.
Here are some of the best sites I saw, and I welcome additional suggestions:
The British Council has a number of downloadable board games.
Additional suggestions are welcome.